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Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John Lefeber, Milwaukee company president.
Description: Milwaukee Electric Rapid Transit at 20-23rd Streets and St. Paul, looking southeast from a hillside. Snow is on the ground, the buildings, and the large pi...
Description: Tank car wreck at the Grand Trunk Western Railroad car ferry docks. A man wearing a hat is in the right foreground.
Description: Elevated view of a large factory room with workers and parts at Milwaukee Works.
Description: Two men working a desks in the Pawling & Harnischfeger accounting office. There are photographs on the wall, including a crane, the P&H plant, and a St. Lo...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Gustave G. Gehrz, Milwaukee Circuit Court judge.
Description: Elevated stereoview looking over the city of Milwaukee. In the background is a church, and factory buildings with smoke flowing out of the chimneys.
Description: American System houses designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, located at 1102-112 North 27th Street. Demolished in 1974. Four identical buildings in a row. A r...
Description: Looking southeast on S. Kinnickinnic Avenue at E. Russell Avenue and S. Logan Avenue in the Bay View neighborhood. Trinity (now the Bay View) Methodist Chu...
Description: Elevated view taken from the Miller Building, which is the original site of the old Milwaukee House. In the center of the foreground is what used to be ca...
Description: Cousins set up a road-side stand to sell fruits and vegetables grown by their grandfather.
Description: Governor Julius P. Heil sits at a desk surrounded by members of the Wisconsin Salvage Committee.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Fred Pabst, Milwaukee company vice-president.
Description: View looking northeast of St. Mary's Catholic church at the
southeast corner of East Kilbourn Avenue and North Broadway.
A man is walking across the s...
Description: Costume party at Gauer's home on Downer Avenue. Ruthe Distenfeld owned five appliance stores, Bernice Flower was Forrest Flower's wife (WPA Artist), and Be...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The Romanesque Chicago & Northwestern Railway station.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Lawrence Fitch, Beaver Dam company president.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger 40-ton bridge crane with a 10-ton 2 block type "A" trolley and two hooks. The crane is located at the West Allis Works. The crane i...
Description: Jack McGrath, an Indianapolis 500 driver, photographed at the Milwaukee State Fair, with his cream colored Hinkle Special. McGrath died in an automobile cr...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View from Wisconsin river looking east. The Pabst Building is on the northwest corner of N. Water Street and E. Wisconsin Avenue with the Mack building to...
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